Custom Training & Coaching

If you're looking to develop a critical mass of leaders and problem solvers all using similar improvement techniques and speaking the same language, partner with the Manufacturers Alliance. We customize and tailor training to fit your workforce needs, timeline, and improvement plans. Additionally, we will provide referrals to State Funded Training Grants whenever possible.  We will turn to reputable, local colleges to help the manufacturer find the best resource. We have long-term experience in these areas and testimonials from members that we will share.

Previous customizations have included:

  • Lean Manufacturing Problem Solving
  • 6 Sigma Green Belt Problem Solving
  • Supervisions and Leadership Fundamentals

"Teaming up with the Manufacturers Alliance to roll out our customized certification program has significantly raised our knowledge and application of Operational Excellence methods for our entire company."

Gary Olson
Director of Operational Excellence
JunoPacific, Cretex 



If your looking for additional support combine coaching with training to help with implementation. After all, you should be the expert; your thinking and behaviors should reinforce your systems and process. Coaching and custom training can help you improve and sustain your success.

Our approach to Lean and Leadership coaching includes supporting individuals and teams with:

  • Drawing out the expertise in people
  • Improving thinking & behaviors through practice
  • Capitalizing on individuals’ strengths to hit goals
  • Setting up a path towards long term success


“Coaching provided intimate and meaningful support for our team to effectively work through a new process to manage daily improvements.”

Mark Hendrickson
VP of Operations
Landscape Structures Inc.